Eppley staff often hear, “We had no idea you existed or what you did!” when we first meet new partners or interested clients. After 27 years spent working across the nation as a part of a Big 10 University, you’d think that might not be the case! Except, it is. Eppley Institute staff struggle with how much time we need […]
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Is Your Parks and Recreation Agency Accessible?
Navigating requirements, standards, and best practices around accessible recreation can be overwhelming. Everyone, regardless of age or ability, benefits from parks and recreation opportunities. For communities to fully benefit from parks and recreation opportunities, your electronic communications, program offerings, and facilities must all be accessible to people with disabilities. The National Center on Accessibility (NCA), a program of the Eppley […]
National Center on Accessibility Continues Extraordinary 25 Plus Year Record Unites with Eppley Institute for Parks and Public Lands
Indiana University’s National Center on Accessibility, one of the first institutions focusing on recreation access for people with disabilities, continues to serve the nation with technical assistance and training since it was created in 1993. As a unit, the National Center on Accessibility (NCA) serves national, state, and local parks working across the nation. Since 1993, NCA is […]